Archives: February 2017


February 24, 2017

Construction is now underway to remove the dangerous and congested Melton Highway level crossing.

Next Step In Treaty Talks

February 23, 2017

The next stage of a treaty with Aboriginal Victorians will be a two day state-wide meeting in late April where it is expected that the structure of a representative body to negotiate will be decided.

Victoria Opposes Cuts To Penalty Rates

February 23, 2017

The Andrews Labor Government has opposed the Fair Work Commission decision to cut Sunday and public holiday rates in the retail, hospitality and accommodation sectors.

Call Centre Code Ensures Fairness

February 17, 2017

Minister for Industrial Relations Natalie Hutchins has urged all call centre industry participants to adopt and adhere to the code, designed to encourage best practice in call centre management and employee relations.

Monitor Files Report Into Central Goldfields Shire

February 13, 2017

Minister for Local Government Natalie Hutchins has noted efforts to deal with issues within the Central Goldfields Shire Council raised in a report by municipal monitor Bill Jaboor.

Fairness And Consistency For Victoria’s Public Sector

February 9, 2017

The Andrews Labor Government has today introduced legislation that will ensure greater fairness in public sector enterprise bargaining.

Residents To Have Their Say On Local Council Performance

February 1, 2017

More than 27,000 Victorians will be able to have their say on their council’s performance this month as part of Local Government Victoria’s annual Community Satisfaction Survey.